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Poli Sci 2/17/09 Quiz moved to Thursday the 26 th -Electoral Map Republican Side—if you get 50% you win all delegates for that state. Statewide and District o Win at large delegates and district delegates Winner take all statewide and winner take all district 2000 Georgia Republican Party PV% Del George W. Bush 67% 54 John McCain 28% 0 Alan Keyes 5% 0 Statewide Proportional No Viability Threshold 2008 Wyoming Republican Caucus PV% Del Mitt Romney 67 8 Fred Thompson 25 3 Duncan Hunter 8 1 Others 0 0 Role of the Media: Actual cs. Virtual Winners Beat Media Expectations Sometimes the virtual winner and the actual winner are one and the same. Actual-one who receives the most votes Virtual- beating the expectations McCain was both in the 2008 NH primary, even though Romney was the early favorite. Obama was the Actual and the Virtual and 2008 Iowa Caucus, even though Edwards was the early favorite and H. Clinton was the frontrunner. 2008 NH Primary- H. Clinton was Actual and Virtual winner and Obama was the post-
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2011 for the course POLI 1101 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '06 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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